Sara Weinreb

Moving, Writing, And Creating Her Own Experiences

 

Episode Notes (by minute):

-2:30: Discussion about Sara’s recent Medium Well podcast episode — that was a solo episode, an overview of her moving to Colorado, and being open about her professional transition.

-5:00: How Sara was thinking about “what to do next” and how an event with Katie Dalebout, host of Let It Out podcast, provided some clarity.

-9:30: A follow-up on Sara’s decision-making process in Colorado and saying “no” to a lot of projects and opportunities. Sara shared some specifics related to certain kinds of writing and consulting opportunities.

-15:00: Sara provides advice for freelance writers and or professional writers

-20:00: How running a business was helpful in so many ways for Sara.

-22:00: “I think I really try to look at my career and all the projects that I take on — it’s like different building blocks and learning experiences…”

-25:00: Conversation about community and loneliness

-26:00: A candid discussion that even “successful” people are struggling with something.

-28:00: “as someone who has been trying to figure their career out, just take the pressure off, I think nobody really takes it as seriously as you do.”

(Note: these are quick notes and takeaways by David Nebinski. Please see the episode for more accurate information)